Recap - Rockets Defeat Chicago 109-94
|Recap - Rockets Defeat Chicago 109-94|
Dwight Howard scored 23 points leading the Rockets to a 109-94 victory over Chicago at Toyota Center on Wednesday.
Houston was a favorite by 8 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 191.5.
Chandler Parsons had 19 points for Houston and James Harden chipped in with 19 points. Terrence Jones had 6 assists for the Rockets, while Chandler Parsons was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 9 boards.
Chicago got 20 points from Jimmy Butler in a losing cause and another 18 points from Luol Deng. D.J. Augustin contributed 9 assists for the Bulls, while Joakim Noah had 10 rebounds.
Houston led at halftime, 57-46.
Houston won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 37-33.
Next game, Houston takes its act on the road to face Indiana looking for another win. For Chicago, they head on the road to face Oklahoma City.